Alumni Spotlight: Former Counselors to Camp Doctors

This summer came full circle for a group of Alumni Counselors and Campers when they volunteered as camp doctors across the SeriousFun Children’s Network.  During the same week, Dr. Chris Woll, Dr. Keith Weisz, Dr. Mike Kent, and Dr. Heather Minto represented Double H Ranch across half of the SeriousFun camps within the United States…. Read More »

Alumni Spotlight: Meet Jess Calderone

counselor jess with camper

  In the first of a series of Alumni Spotlights, we are sharing the recent research study done by Jess Calderone, a second year medical student at Albany Medical College. Jess (Barn Staff, 2015) decided to come back to camp this summer to complete her service/research requirements. Her study, “Empowerment of Children with Chronic Illness:… Read More »

Seeking Nominations for 2017 Volunteer of the Year Award

“Every set of hands make the work lighter and the applause louder. We place a high value on volunteerism and community partnerships. Our pursuit of the greatest, safest camper experience will always include recruitment and retention of caring and qualified volunteers.”  The Double H Ranch is currently accepting nominations for the 2017 Volunteer of the… Read More »

Donor Spotlight: Matt Parker and the Parker Foundation for Health and Happiness

Matt Parker carrying child on back through people giving high fives

Meet Matt Parker! Matt has come to Double H Ranch for many summers to be a volunteer counselor, traveling all the way from Texas to spend a week of his vacation volunteering. Matt is also the founder of the Parker Foundation for Health and Happiness (PFHH), which holds fundraising events throughout the year to help raise funds… Read More »

Ron & Kathy Phelps “Volunteer of the Year” Recipient Announced

family photo in front of fireplace

We’re proud to announce the recipient of the 2016 Ron and Kathy Phelps Volunteer of the Year Award, Dr. Ray Walsh! Dr. Ray’s compassion and dedication as a volunteer physician, donor, member of our Medical Advisory Board, and fisherman extraordinaire for the last 24 years sets him apart. Words can’t fully express our sincere gratitude. Dr…. Read More »